Henry Dunant Memorial Moot Court Competition Runner-Up EWU, Champion DU
A team from the Department of Law at East West University has emerged as the runner-up of the 14th Henry Dunant Memorial Moot Court Competition, Bangladesh National Rounds 2023. EWU faced the University of Dhaka in the finals.
The national rounds of the competition were organized by the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) in collaboration with the Independent University of Bangladesh (IUB). It was held on the IUB premises from Thursday to Saturday.
This year, a total of 30 teams participated in the competition, representing different public and private universities in the country.
The team at East West University consists of RKM Rabin Ahmed, Tanzila Islam, and Saima Haque, along with Nadia Rahaman, Senior Lecturer, Department of Law, EWU, as coach.
The bench consisted of Justice Naima Haider, Justice Khizir Ahmed Chowdhury, the Justices of the High Court Division, and Rtd. Brigadier General Muhammad Sajjad Siddique.
It is mentioned that each year, two top teams are qualified to participate in the International Rounds of the Henry Dunant Memorial Moot Court Competition.
Prof. Farashuddin, Chief Adviser of EWU and a former Governor of Bangladesh Bank, congratulated the law team for their outstanding achievement.